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    26 Life-Changing Products For People With Sweaty Feet

    Foot deodorants, sprays, cooling insoles, and tons of other products for people with sweaty feet!

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    1. A pair of natural air-purifying bags that you can insert into your shoes to deodorize them and eliminate odor for up to two years.

    Promising review: "I get told by my boyfriend quite often that my leather work boots could wilt flowers. Even after one night, there was a noticeable difference. After a weekend, they were almost brand-new-smelling with no artificial scents. Every night after work I come home, take off my boots, and throw these in overnight." —Dude495

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $9.90.

    2. A tea tree oil foot soak made with a blend of Epsom salt, sea salt, Australian tea tree oil, and other nourishing essential oils that'll help fight odor.

    Promising review: "These Epsom salts have literally changed my life! I love a good foot bath and I love essential oils, so naturally I was intrigued. My toes tend to be on the sweaty side and because of that they can smell sometimes. I try to use this stuff once or twice a week and it helps SO much. Very relaxing too. I will absolutely be buying this product again and again." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $13.16.

    3. A pair of moisture-wicking no-slip ankle socks designed with a mesh venting blend of materials to keep a consistent airflow — to keep your feet dry and bacteria growth at bay.

    Promising review: "These socks are a total game-changer!! My husband has always struggled with his feet sweating badly and leading to some horrid smells after he took his sneakers or boots off at the end of the day! Even a sock change halfway through never helped the smell. We tried foot powders and bought new shoes frequently but it never helped. Now with these socks, he can go all day and at the end of the day NO ODOR!!! These socks are truly amazing!" —Sara

    Get them from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in sizes 6-14 and in packs of one to five pairs).

    4. A very quiet boot and shoe deodorizer for help drying out your soaked shoes — and we know they aren't soaked 'cause you walked through a rainstorm.

    Promising review: "Purchased this for my fiancé since he has to wear steel-toe boots to work. He absolutely loves it!!! He uses this at least twice a week to dry his boots! His feet sweat since he works in a factory, so his boots will get a little damp and he just pops them right on overnight and they're dry in the morning! It takes a minute for the dryer to come on so don't expect it to start drying immediately. He said it almost felt like he was wearing brand-new boots after drying them. This gem will cut down on stinky work boots too! Since the water won't be lingering in the boots overnight. It's definitely a boot saver for sure!!!" —Jen

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    5. An award-winning foot deodorant cream designed to give you up to seven days of odor protection with just one application.

    Promising review: "This stuff is amazing. I've struggled with stinky feet my whole life and have tried every foot soak or old wives' tale I could find. This is the first thing I've used that worked! It's so nice to not have to be embarrassed to take off my shoes. I use it once to twice a week, and the smell is gone." —Luckeyhat18

    Get it from Amazon for $17.79.

    6. A natural spray that will have your pets totally unafraid of your feet.,

    Promising review: "Amazing. I didn't have faith in it when I bought it. But after one use on my work boots, my feet and boots don't smell. Even my dog doesn't run away when I come home anymore! I love this spray." —Mike R

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95.

    7. A pair of antibacterial, sweat-absorbent ankle socks, which are basically like a little towel for your very sweaty feet.

    Promising review: "I never thought that I would find myself writing a product review for socks! Because of a spinal fusion surgery a year ago, I live in tennis shoes and my feet become extremely sweaty. With these socks, my feet do not feel sweaty. Even after numerous washings, or after wearing my shoes all day! More importantly, there is no smell in the sock! My feet love them!" —kmram07

    Get a pack of four pairs from Amazon for $14.30+ (available in sizes 5-10 and in six colors).

    8. A relaxing peppermint foot scrub formulated to help cool, smooth, and refresh your feet after a very long day.

    Promising review: "I love this scrub! It feels wonderful. The peppermint quickly cools and revives tired feet and the pumice removes all of the excess dead skin. I am on my feet all day, almost every day of the week, so my feet are a little rougher than they should be and this solves the problem. Love this!" —KILLERWHALEY

    Get it from The Body Shop for $9.80.

    9. A travel-size shoe-odor killer because the shame of having to take your shoes off in public is real when you have sweaty feet.

    Promising review: "Kills the odors in the shoes I wear to work at an onion factory." —JULIE ZIEROTH

    Get it from Amazon for $5.95.

    10. A soothing AF Tea Tree Oil foot wash enriched with essential oils and botanicals for help battling the stream of sweat that stinks up your feet and shoes.

    Promising review: "Pitted keratolysis is a descriptive title for a skin condition affecting the soles of the feet. It affects those who sweat profusely (hyperhidrosis) especially if they wear occlusive shoes or boots for long periods. The result is very smelly feet, due to infection of the soles. Either the forefoot or the heel or both become white with clusters of punched-out pits. The appearance is more dramatic when the feet are wet. I have tried different things to get rid of the smell that this condition gives my feet; some worked but only for the day and it would only take away the smell. But this product here is actually curing my feet. I only wash my feet with this once a day as I'm always busy and running errands or at school or work. I used this as if it was a soap and would simply scrub my feet with it and a sponge. If your feet smell, it is really embarrassing but not anymore thanks to this soap. I am forever grateful!" —Dave

    Get it from Amazon for $14.20.

    11. A pack of Remodeez footwear deodorizers that use charcoal to remove odor and moisture from even the nastiest of shoes.

    Promising review: "These are unbelievable! I used to be able to smell my teenage son's shoes when walking by the shoe rack, and it was simply unbearable. After slipping these in for a day, I can actually put my nose up to his shoes!" —aworkingmom

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $9.99 (available in green, blue, and navy).

    12. An intensive peppermint cooling cream that'll refresh and heal your tired, dry skin.

    Promising review: "I love this product! My feet feel brand new after rubbing the peppermint cream in. My feet feel so soft. The peppermint scent is so fresh and relaxing. Lovely! My whole family uses the cream, especially after sporting events." —HappyBear

    Get it from The Body Shop for $12.60.

    13. A natural spray that is specifically designed for sport shoes and sneakers, to fight foot and shoe odor and freshen feet.

    Promising review: "When my teens get home from school and they take off their synthetic tennis shoes, I have to brace myself because the stink permeates the air quickly and becomes nauseating. This spray works on shoes that already stink. Spray the shoes, spray your teen's feet, let dry for about 30 seconds, and they are good to go for the day. We spray every morning, shoes and feet, and at night put some charcoal bags inside the tennis shoes. The scent can best be described as 'minty medical.' Yes, it smells minty but also smells antiseptic-like if that makes sense. We will keep ordering this. It works!" —CC Daigneault

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95.

    14. A bottle of Carpe antiperspirant foot lotion to help prevent your feet from sweating in the first place.

    Promising review: "Bought this for my boyfriend who is on his feet all day and was always complaining about how sweaty his feet got. He usually had to bring at least one extra pair of socks to change into during the day. He also had to buy shoes more often because of how they smell. It would be impossible for us to get out the smell. Since he began using this product, he can't believe how dry his feet stay ALL day. His socks don't even smell after a full day of work. He's now obsessed and it's become a part of his daily routine." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $14.20.

    15. A pair of ultra-drying and deodorizing shoe dryers so you'll never have to slip your feet into a pair of moist (ugh) shoes again.

    Promising review: "Ever since I was a little kid I had the smelliest feet. I'm the guy that takes his shoes off on airplanes and the flight attendant has to say something. I have tried leaving my shoes in the sun to dry but they always turn out bleached or cracked. I have used countless powders and sprays but they are so messy and not easy to travel with. I have always wanted to try a shoe dryer but they are all so expensive. The combination of a great price, the small size, and the ease of use has allowed me to use these regularly with my Converse, Nike gym shoes, and my expensive dress shoes. They always make their way into my bag!" —vince

    Get the set from Amazon for $14.99.

    16. A pair of breathable and ultra-lightweight machine-washable flats made with recycled fibers and a 3D knitted upper — you can literally throw these in your washing machine to get rid of the sweaty residue your feet leave behind.


    Get them from Rothy's for $125 (available in sizes 5-12 and in 23 colors).

    17. A pair of cedarwood shoe insoles that'll absorb foot moisture so you never have to worry about stinky shoes.

    Promising review: "I found these insoles at a time in my life when I thought there was no hope for my feet. They sweat excessively and when stuck inside a shoe for 8-12 hours a day, they produced an odor so foul it could kill a mighty warrior. I tried cleaning my shoes, bleaching them, and washing my feet several times a day, all to no avail. But, soft! What light through yonder internet window breaks?! These insoles not only completely DEVASTATED the odor in a pair of shoes I thought were beyond saving, but I swear that continued use has caused my feet to sweat less and produce less of an odor, (if any odor at all). I don't know the specifics and how much of it is solely (*smirk*) dependent on the insole, but these things work and I will be forever indebted to them for saving my feet and the noses of those around me. Amen." —Daniel T. Witvoet

    Get them from Amazon for $16.90 (available in women's sizes 7.5-12/men's sizes 6-10.5).

    18. A pack of Sneaker Balls you can just pop into your shoes to help deodorize those not-so-great smells.

    Promising review: "These are the handiest little things for your closet, gym bag, or locker! Once out of the package, they are activated by rotating half the ball to expose the holes, which allow the deodorizer to work. It is a very strong smell, which is great for stinky shoes, but something to consider if you are sensitive to fragrances. The balls last for a few months before they need replacing." —Jennifer M.

    Get a pack from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in a variety of colors).

    19. A refreshing peppermint cooling spray to help revive your feet and mask odors.

    Promising review: "I have been using this product in my shoes for at least a dozen years and I shan't be stopping anytime soon. I tell anyone who will listen that this spray is the absolute best ever." —KIM101163

    Get it from The Body Shop for $7.

    20. A pair of classic Odor-Eaters insoles, the originals at fighting your smelly, sweaty feet.

    Promising Review: "My work boots now have a new defense to fight and control that corn-chip smell!" —Ray Lugo, Jr.

    Get a pair from Amazon for $4.23.

    21. A pack of Dr. Scholl's Odor-X foot powder made with Sweatmax technology to absorb all your foot sweat.

    Promising review: "I play ping-pong and my feet get sweaty. I play tennis and my feet get sweaty. I walk to my car and my feet get sweaty. That's just the fact of the matter. California is under a water crisis, but only because they haven't figured out a way to convert my foot sweat into a usable liquid. Sucks for them because now that I am using this product my feet are so dry, I can wear shoes that don't require socks!" —B. Chum

    Get a three-pack from Amazon for $13.01.

    22. A pair of washable cotton terry insoles that'll keep your feet fresh, promote air circulation, and give you some serious padded comfort.

    Promising review: "I love these!!! If you have sweaty feet/stinky feet but like to wear shoes without socks (like Toms) these are the answer to your prayers. When they get dirty, wash them in the washing machine with clothes and then pop them back into your shoes with a dab of lavender oil. They are superior to those stupid half-sock things, which always show anyway. I've bought two pairs and will buy more." —E.E.L.

    Get them from Amazon for $7.98 (available in sizes 5-15).

    23. A bottle of Gold Bond foot powder spray for when you really don't want to mess around.

    Promising review: "I have dealt with sweaty feet forever. This was my first attempt at trying something to assist — I especially need it in the summer when I don't wear socks with my high heels. Wow! I wish someone told me about this earlier." —acr

    Get it from Amazon for $6.39.

    24. A bottle of antibacterial foot and shoe deodorizer that uses an essential oil mixture to destroy even the most stubborn odors.

    Promising review: "My feet sweat horribly and can get pretty rank by the end of the day. I used aerosols for years but I'll never go back to those products again after using Right Foot. It doesn't just mask the odor — the odor isn't there!" —Kevin Spudic

    Get it on Amazon for $13.49.

    25. A roll-on foot antiperspirant that'll significantly reduce sweating.

    Promising review: "Nothing has stopped my feet from sweating, but this is the best stuff so far. I can buy a new pair of shoes and flood them out in one day. I have even tried some prescription stuff that didn't have this much of a concentration of aluminum chlorohydrate. It can be very drying to the feet. Most products similar to this say to apply at bedtime, but this one just says to apply on feet. Does have a strong smell, but better than the smell of feet." —Darthster

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    26. And an everyday foot lotion made with cooling peppermint that'll help you deal with your overheated feet.

    Promising review: "I never really thought that I needed a foot lotion in my life. I always just thought my feet were my feet and what's the point. My boyfriend actually gave this to me as a gift, so I was thinking 'are my feet that bad lol?' Well, it turns out they were because my feet have literally been reinvented after using this product. First of all, it smells incredible. It reminds me of the smell of mint-flavored ice cream and who could hate that??!?! Second, it applies very smoothly. I only have to use a pea-sized drop per foot in order to cover them completely. Also, its a very lightweight lotion but it does take a little while to absorb so I recommend just putting on some socks right after you apply the product. I love the color. I love the smell. And now my boyfriend can stand my feet again...I guess :)" —ASHER

    Get it from The Body Shop for $11.20.

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